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Samsung in, Apple out
Having been users of both Samsung and Apple mobile devices, I can understand why Samsung can overtake Apple in the smart phone market, I am perfectly happy with my Samsung device even if it's not made of glass and metal.http://www.independen... ......

Posted On Monday, January 14, 2013 9:11 AM

Up and coming technology to look forward to in 2011
With year end approaching fast, I thought I'd make a shortlist of upcoming technologies that will be popular in 2011. Nintendo 3DS - Handheld gaming device with 3D effects without the need for 3D glasses. Windows Phone 7 - Recently released WP7 will likely gain increasing mobile phone market share in 2011. Internet enabled TV - TVs with integrated internet access, app store for apps built specifically to run on full sized screen TVs ......

Posted On Tuesday, October 26, 2010 8:28 AM

Microsoft ReMix UK 2008 recorded sessions available on the web
What is ReMix? A 48 hr conversation all about the ‘Next Web’, what it means today and the potential impact of technologies, tools and techniques for the future. Inspiring designers and developers to take the media they love to new levels of user experience. ReMix UK 08 has ended, here are the recorded sessions for your viewing pleasure. ......

Posted On Friday, October 10, 2008 12:38 PM

Develop your own Augmented Reality application with Touchless
I came across this InfoWorld news article today on an open source SDK for creating multi-touch based applications using a webcam for input. Wouldn't it be cool to have this kind of application to work on your mobile phone with the built-in camera? I have played a couple of proprietary games on the mobile phone that have this kind of capability, it's nice that Microsoft CodePlex is making touchless SDK accessible to the masses. Get the SDK here: ......

Posted On Thursday, October 9, 2008 1:04 AM

Windows Azure, the new Windows Cloud OS
The Windows Cloud OS called Windows Azure that had been under the code name Red dog project for a long time has been officially announced in the keynote by Ray Ozzie on the first day of the PDC in LA (27th Oct 2008). I blogged about coming across the name Windows Strata previously but this turned out to be a red herring, Strata name have never been confirmed by anyone in Microsoft. For announcements made at PDC 2008 see the following blog post: ......

Posted On Wednesday, October 8, 2008 10:17 AM

Comparison between Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008
The following table summarizes the differences between different Server OS's capable of Hyper-V. The following table outlines which Hyper-V–enabled product would suit your needs: Virtualization Needs Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 Windows Server 2008 Standard Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Server Consolidation Test and Development Mixed OS Virtualization (Linux and Windows) Local Graphical User Interface ......

Posted On Saturday, October 4, 2008 3:50 PM

Announcements at PDC08
The following lists the announcements made at Microsoft Professional Developers Conference in LA Major announcements: Cloud services: SQL Services (includes SSDS), .Net Services, and Live Services .NET application development technologies for the Internet cloud. New set of .NET APIs for developers to build applications to deploy to the cloud. Cloud OS: Windows Azure Based on Mary Jo's post way back in June, Red Dog project describes the Windows Cloud OS called Windows Azure. This platform as stated ......

Posted On Friday, October 3, 2008 9:45 PM

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Posted On Thursday, October 2, 2008 8:17 PM

Unified Communications using RoundTable, SharePoint and Office
The following video is an excellent showcase of Microsoft Unified Communications Technologies using RoundTable, Office Communications Server 2007, Exchange 2007, SharePoint and Office integration. Victoria and Rachna did a great job at demonstating all these technologies without a single technical hitch, if only all demos were like these outside Microsoft ;) World Cup Demo Winner ......

Posted On Thursday, September 11, 2008 8:27 AM

Windows Vista Ultimate installation
I have finally reinstalled my Vista Ultimate to RTM after running RC1 for some time. The installation went smoothly and took less than half an hour for a clean installation with all the essential drivers without me having to go rummaging through my CD collection to find any drivers. I chose to install the Ultimate rather than Enterprise version since I plan to use Vista for both entertainment and work. The picture below which I've expertly copied from the Windows Vista magazine sums up nicely the ......

Posted On Sunday, February 11, 2007 2:09 PM

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